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May 2016

Doctoral student organizes first sports forum for women

May 2, 2016
Over 100 female students and professionals gathered earlier this month in downtown Detroit to engage in a day of sharing, educating and empowerment.

Creating a chain of positivity

May 4, 2016
First districtwide bullying prevention essay contest honors students, teachers and administrators.

Professors quoted on academic expectation, graduation rates among black students

May 10, 2016
Louis Castenell and Jim Garrett examine whether lower expectation for black students may effect graduation rates at both the high school and college level.

Three students inducted into UGA's Arch Society

May 11, 2016
Named after the most prominent symbol of the university, members of the Arch Society provide service to the University of Georgia as official hosts and goodwill ambassadors.

Advisor receives outstanding undergraduate academic advising award

May 16, 2016
Anna Williams was recently recognized for her excellence in advising undergraduate students on class selection and course of study.

Over 400 graduates take part in spring convocation ceremony

May 18, 2016
Over 400 graduates of the University of Georgia College of Education walked across the stage at the Classic Center during the College's Spring 2016 Graduation Convocation ceremony.

CLASE celebrates students, family and friends at annual Parent Night

May 19, 2016
Earlier this month, the Center for Latino Achievement and Success in Education's Tutoring and Mentoring program culminated in a Parent Night celebration.

Three students receive UGA's Presidential Award of Excellence

May 23, 2016
Three undergraduate students in the University of Georgia College of Education were honored with the UGA Presidential Award of Excellence for their outstanding academic achievements.

Doctoral student receives national research fellowship

May 25, 2016
Seles Gadson's nine-week summer fellowship will allow her to study and conduct research at NIDCD's laboratory in Bethesda, Maryland.

Second NEA 'Big Read' grant brings more poetry to Athens area

May 27, 2016
Thanks to a recent "Big Read" grant award from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA), the Athens community can enjoy a series of poetry events this June and another one in the fall.